Period
to 16 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 139 161
Rank change year-on-year +43 +22 -68
Contract jobs citing SAP 99 117 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.13% 1.73% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 5.41% 4.47% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 77 63
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +20.59%
10th Percentile £205 £367 £325
90th Percentile £688 £688 £695
Central London median daily rate £525 £503 £513
% change year-on-year +4.48% -1.95% +20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £67.09
Central London median hourly rate - - £67.09

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,831 2,615 2,705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.31% 38.59% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,368 1,935 2,079
City of London median daily rate £481 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £250 £228 £278
90th Percentile £658 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 58
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% -14.79%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £27.30 £30.83
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -8.78% +7.89%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 3 £400 -
Moorgate - 1 £600 -
SAP
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 45 (45.45%) Finance
2 28 (28.28%) SAP S/4HANA
3 23 (23.23%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (19.19%) Marketing
5 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
6 15 (15.15%) Oracle
6 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
6 15 (15.15%) Public Sector
7 14 (14.14%) SAP HANA
7 14 (14.14%) Migration
8 12 (12.12%) Manufacturing
9 11 (11.11%) Electronics
9 11 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 11 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.11%) Record to Report
10 10 (10.10%) Ariba
11 9 (9.09%) Project Management
11 9 (9.09%) ERP
11 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (9.09%) SAP BPC
12 8 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (7.07%) ETL
13 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
13 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
13 7 (7.07%) SAP FI
13 7 (7.07%) Banking
13 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
13 7 (7.07%) Procure-to-Pay
14 6 (6.06%) Windows 10

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.03%) Confluence
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.02%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.01%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 28 (28.28%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (9.09%) SAP BPC
3 7 (7.07%) SAP FI
4 5 (5.05%) SAP CO
4 5 (5.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (3.03%) SAP IBP
5 3 (3.03%) SAP SD
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (2.02%) SAP CRM
6 2 (2.02%) SAP HR
6 2 (2.02%) SAP MDG
7 1 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (1.01%) SAP MDM
7 1 (1.01%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.01%) SAP PLM
7 1 (1.01%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (1.01%) SAP R/3
7 1 (1.01%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Power Platform
1 5 (5.05%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (3.03%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
3 2 (2.02%) Azure
3 2 (2.02%) GitHub
3 2 (2.02%) Office 365
3 2 (2.02%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) DHCP
1 3 (3.03%) DNS
1 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.02%) Broadband
3 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.14%) SAP HANA
2 8 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (6.06%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (5.05%) Power BI
6 4 (4.04%) SAP BW
7 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.02%) Big Data
8 2 (2.02%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.01%) Lumira
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) JIRA
2 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) Moq
3 2 (2.02%) MSTest
3 2 (2.02%) Subversion
3 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.01%) LSMW
4 1 (1.01%) PowerDesigner
General
1 45 (45.45%) Finance
2 19 (19.19%) Marketing
3 15 (15.15%) Public Sector
3 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 12 (12.12%) Manufacturing
5 11 (11.11%) Electronics
6 7 (7.07%) Banking
7 3 (3.03%) Fire and Rescue
7 3 (3.03%) Legal
8 2 (2.02%) German Language
8 2 (2.02%) Publishing
8 2 (2.02%) Retail
9 1 (1.01%) Billing
9 1 (1.01%) Bulgarian Language
9 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.01%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.01%) Law
9 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.01%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Consultant
2 19 (19.19%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (13.13%) SAP Manager
4 11 (11.11%) Analyst
4 11 (11.11%) Developer
5 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (6.06%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) Architect
7 5 (5.05%) SAP Developer
7 5 (5.05%) SAP Project Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Analytics Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.04%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.04%) Support Officer
9 3 (3.03%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
9 3 (3.03%) Floorwalker
9 3 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) .NET
1 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (2.02%) Fluent NHibernate
1 2 (2.02%) GraphQL
1 2 (2.02%) HTML
1 2 (2.02%) J2EE
1 2 (2.02%) NHibernate
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Business Workflow
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Fiori
1 2 (2.02%) SAPUI5
1 2 (2.02%) Spring
1 2 (2.02%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.01%) BAPI
2 1 (1.01%) CSS
2 1 (1.01%) jQuery
2 1 (1.01%) React
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.01%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.04%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.03%) User Experience
3 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.01%) FMCG
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.01%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.06%) Windows
1 6 (6.06%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.23%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (14.14%) Migration
3 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 11 (11.11%) Record to Report
4 9 (9.09%) ERP
4 9 (9.09%) Project Management
4 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
5 7 (7.07%) ETL
5 7 (7.07%) Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (6.06%) Analytics
6 6 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 6 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (5.05%) Data Governance
7 5 (5.05%) Master Data Management
7 5 (5.05%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.04%) Coaching
8 4 (4.04%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.06%) SQL
3 4 (4.04%) ABAP
3 4 (4.04%) Java
4 3 (3.03%) C
5 2 (2.02%) C#
6 1 (1.01%) R
6 1 (1.01%) SAPscript
6 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) CCNA
1 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (3.03%) MCP
2 2 (2.02%) ACCA
3 1 (1.01%) CCA
3 1 (1.01%) CIMA
3 1 (1.01%) Degree
3 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.01%) PMP
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) PMO
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
3 1 (1.01%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.01%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.01%) SCCM
1 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
3 10 (10.10%) Ariba
4 5 (5.05%) Google
4 5 (5.05%) hybris
5 4 (4.04%) Concur
5 4 (4.04%) Liquidlogic
5 4 (4.04%) Northgate
5 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.03%) Adobe
6 3 (3.03%) Tealium
7 2 (2.02%) Gigya
7 2 (2.02%) Kronos
7 2 (2.02%) Workday
8 1 (1.01%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.01%) Cognos
8 1 (1.01%) HP
8 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow